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NBC
Jan 18, 2013 4:00am EST
the ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several recent incidents including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with a brake computer. boeing is proposing a series of safety measures to address the problems. >>> toyota settled the first of several lawsuits. the automaker reached a deal on a suit filed by the families of two people who were killed when their camry slammed into a wall in utah in 2010. neither side is disclosing the temps of the settlement. toyota is facing hundreds of other lawsuits stemming from accelerator and brake problems triggering recalls of more than 14 million vehicles. >>> today a former d.c. power plant will be auctioned off. the hope being that it might be redeveloped. online bidding begins today for the site of the west heating plant on 29th street in georgetown. some believe the two-acre site could be repurposed for commercial redevelopment. the plant served as a heating source for government facilities from 1948 until it cl
NBC
Jan 18, 2013 6:00am EST
from the faa and ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several recent incidents, including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with the brake computer. boeing is proposing a series of safety measures to address the problems. >>> sports illustrated writer admits this morning that he missed red flags when he interviewed notre dame's manti te'o about who we know is a fake girlfriend now. there's a transcript of the interview on the website for s.i. it includes a retrospective saying there were clues that te'o's story did not add up. during the interview, te'o was not confident when he talked about meeting lennay kekua. there was no evidence of her existence on lexus nexus or stanford where she apparently went to college. there was no public statement made yesterday as scheduled. >>> the downfall of one of college football's greatest coaches is on the way to the big screen. al pacino will star as the late penn state coach joe paterno in an upcoming biopi
NBC
Jan 17, 2013 11:00pm PST
were moving hostages from one area to another. >>> new at 11:00, investigators from the ntsb and the faa are joining a japanese investigation on a grounded boeing dreamliner, it was forced to land earlier this week after the pilot thought he smelled smoke. it was the latest in a series of problems with the craft. all dreamliner flights have been cancelled. >>> well, is there a hot streak coming to an end, san jose's newest casino has struck out with the city's police chief. the owners of the casino matrix said that the police chief has rejected their application to add penitentiaryhouse gaming to the top floor. san jose's gaming commission recommended the denial and the police chief backed it up. matrix owners are trying to determine if they can appeal the decision. >>> surveillance video captures the fastest robbery attempt on record. in nine seconds, three masked men walk in to the jewellers in menlo park and walked out when they realized the store owner had a gun. the suspect started to break the glass cases and ended up fleeing without anything. the men escaped in a white car, wh
WHUT
Jan 18, 2013 7:30am EST
the airport on friday with the troubled dream line certificate parked. it's from the ntsb and federal aviation administration. the pilot brought the plane down after cockpit instruments indicated smoke and battery related problems. the main battery installed under the cockpit had burned. the official said it may have overheated due to excess current. japanese and u.s. investigators will examine the main battery and surrounding electrical network. they expect a safety switch designed for overheating may have failed. this is the latest in a spate of incidents. >>> japanese transportation officials inspecting boeing dreamliners say they've identified problems with a fuel control system on another plane. the 787 suffered a fuel leak on sunday near tokyo days after a similar incident in boston. in both instances fuel spilled from two nozzles located on the left wing. the devices are meant to release excess fuel from the tanks. in the latest incident, pilots said a display in the cockpit indicated valves adjusting the flow of fuel were closed when they were actually opened. investigators ha
ABC
Jan 18, 2013 5:00am PST
ntsb and boeing joined the japanese team looking at the battery which is the focus of a world-wide grounding of the fleet. general officials say the casing was so swollen it expanded 1" and was charred. the battery leaked so much it was 10 pounds lighter than normal. all dreamliners in service around the world will undergo detailed inspections. >> actor robert wagner is refusing to talk with los angeles investigators arrest re-opening the case into the death of natalie wood, his wife, who drowned off catalina island on a boating trip which was listed as an accident originally but not the cause of death has been changed to "undemocraticked." the "los angeles times" reports that the investigators have interviewed 100 witnesses since the investigation was re-opened. they drove to wagner's colorado home to interview him but he refused. >> plenty of excitement for president obama's second inauguration with the former music promotor who called the bay area home. he has attended 7 nominations dating back to nixon in 1972 and seen carter and reagan and president clinton sworn in and was re
NBC
Jan 18, 2013 5:00am EST
787s forced to make an emergency landing. investigators from the faa and ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several incidents including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with a brake computer. boeing is proposing safety measures to address the problems. >> the body of a poisoned lottery winner will be exhumed. urooj khan died in july as he was about to collect $400,000 in lottery winnings. his death was initially ruled natural causes. further toxicology exams, though, led to the conclusion that the former dry cleaning businessman was poisoned. cyanide was found in his system. police are hoping an autopsy today will produce more evidence. investigators looking into one of hollywood's infamous deaths, the natalie wood drowning. police have not been able to get ahold of robert wagner, woods' husband at the time of her death. police interviewed 100 people since reopening the investigation in 2011 but wagner has refused to speak. his lawyers say he's
CNBC
Jan 18, 2013 2:00pm EST
takes us. >> meanwhile, in japan today, investigators of the ntsb and faa had a chaps to look that 787, the one that had the emergency landing earlier this week. getting back to the secretary of transportation, mandy and brian, there are a boeing working with the faa could come up with something by early next week. communication continues between boeing and faa but we are aways from the faa signing off and insuring batteries on these play planes are safe. >> thank you. see you next week. >> you too. >> are you there god? it's me. ben bernanke. pimco handing down 10 commandments from the fed. we will get divine intervention from pimco. >> an interview with john mcafee. he has a home here in america an he will be here to tell us where he is and what he's been up to. ♪ [ male announcer ] this is karen and jeremiah. they don't know it yet, but they're gonna fall in love, get married, have a couple of kids, [ children laughing ] move to the country, and live a long, happy life together where they almost never fight about money. [ dog barks ] because right after they get married, they'
CNBC
Jan 18, 2013 4:00pm EST
faa and the ntsb were on the ground there looking at the ama dreamliner that had the emergency landing. meanwhile, japanese investigators, they believe they will have their initial report on the incident next week. they have found similarities between the battery with that dreamliner and the dreamliner that caught on fire in boston. there's the battery. they are taking it from the plane in japan, and as for boeing, and you look at the assembly going on in seattle, as well as down in charleston, south carolina for the dreamliner, boeing says it's not slowing down production at all, but it is also meeting with the faa to start resuming production flight. as they build these, maria, they have to do a flight when they are done building them, before they can deliver them. they can't do that with this grounding, so that's the first step that boeing wants to clear with the faa. this is a story we'll be following all next week. maria? >> amazing. phil, thanks so much. catch phil's unprecedented access to the plane that was supposed to change the way you fly. "dreamliner, inside the boe
CNBC
Jan 18, 2013 1:00pm EST
investigation. as you mentioned, investigators from the faa and ntsb are in japan. we will have more about that in a little bit. mean while, boeing engineers are working on a solution that would allow tlem to slow the faa, listen, we've got this problem under control. it is time to get the dreamliner back in the air. they are meet og an regular basis but there is no timeframe for when they might be able to get the air worthiness redirected. now with regard to the investigators in japan, visiting the ana plane, it's on the tarmac there. they spent today looking at the plane, looking at the battery, and what they are looking for right now are commonalities between this incident in japan and incident in boston. they are also going over data because these planes are constantly giving back data to the airlines as well as to boeing. based on all of that, that is what they will be looking at it see, okay, what went wrong here. what might be the common problem and finally when you look at this battery, keep this in mind. there is so much attention focused on this battery built in japan but there a
NBC
Jan 18, 2013 11:00am EST
passengers. fortunately, no one was hurt. the faa and ntsb are investigating. >>> people in parts of virginia spent the morning shoveling and scraping snow and ice after a massive winter storm. the system dumped snow across the south, one person died in mississippi in a weather-related crash. and richmond, virginia, almost five inches of snow hit the ground. crews are working to restore power to more than 100,000 people in central and southwest virginia. >>> and storm team4 meterologist tom kierein joins us and he has a little -- to tell us about the possibility of snow at some point? >> well, hopefully -- not in the foreseeable future for us but it was some heavy snow that hit parts of north carolina. extreme western-northwestern north carolina near the virginia border and they got over a foot of snow there yesterday. and you can see that there. it paralyzed that part of north carolina and southwestern virginia. these scenes from boone, north carolina, that's northwest of asheville. and as we, of course, get toward inauguration day, it's time for your -- >> okay. >> i haven't gotten
MSNBC
Jan 18, 2013 7:00am PST
the ntsb and faa arrived in japan this morning to begin their investigation on a grounded boeing 787 dreamliner. the plane made an emergency landing this week after the smell of smoke was detected in the cabin. it was just the latest in a series of problems for the 787 which has now been grounded worldwide. >>> tech rivals facebook and google top two new lists of the best companies to work for. cnbc's jackie deangelis is here about what's moving your money. >> now it is all about the perks. very important issue. so which company's perceived as a better company to work for? well glassdoor.com says it's facebook, forbes saying it's google. from what we know, facebook is known for the laid back culture and the erik ps it pays like vacation days, free food, transportation, day care, also a generous benefits package like 100% health care coverage for employees and 50% for dependents. and then there's google, the company has long been known as a great place to work because of the special perks. some of the new ones this year include three new wellness centers, a seven-acre sports complex,
Search Results 0 to 11 of about 12 (some duplicates have been removed)